Margaret Island (Margitsziget), Budapest

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Walk, swim, or visit the sites at Margaret Island (Margitsziget), a popular place for recreation in the heart of the city. In the 13th century this area was called "Island of Rabbits," but it has undergone many changes since then. View ruins of medieval churches and a Dominican convent on the island. Come during a concert at the island's open-air theater, see an outdoor movie, or eat dinner under the stars. Hang out at one of the many restaurant or cafes on the island, go for a run, have a picnic in a landscaped garden, relax at an outdoor pool, or play in the sun at Palatinus water park. Plan your visit to Margaret Island (Margitsziget) and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Budapest tour planner.
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  • Right in the middle of the Danube, and only 1 mile from its southern tip to the centres of Buda & Pest  more »
  • We went to the pools and then watched the dancing water fountain, both were amazing, would've happily explored more but where Im suffering with a back condition I cant walk as much as I want other I'm...  more »
  • A really big island, with everything on it. You can eat there, walk, have a drink, picninc or even go for a run. The place is beautiful, everywhere you look is green. I really recommend for those who ...  more »

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